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The NSA reportedly poses as Facebook to spread malware

After failing to infect targets with malware in spam emails, the U.S. National Security Agency has reportedly turned to Facebook.<p>According to a report by The Intercept, the NSA “disguises itself as a fake Facebook server” to perform “man-in-the-middle” and “man-on-the-side” attacks and spread …

Target's security system reportedly caught massive hack, but was ignored for weeks

In the wake of a December security breach that put up to 40 million credit card numbers and 70 million more pieces of customer contact information in the hands of hackers, Target has been doing damage control. It's installed new credit card security systems, and its chief operating officer resigned …

Anonymous: Sorry, FBI, you don’t scare us

Members are taking issue with the bureau’s claims it’s “dismantled” the hacker collective<p>The FBI is declaring victory over Anonymous in a series of statements claiming the hacker collective is no longer able to carry out large, successful operations because most of its “largest players” have been …